The authorities in northerly Ryanggang Province have mobilized local students and civilians to pick blueberries for export in order to raise much-needed f..
The defection of North Korea’s deputy ambassador to the UK, Thae Yong Ho, and his family has garnered worldwide attention, but the news has yet to spread within the North, Da..
Necessary repair work on the North Korean side of the bridge connecting the country with China over the Amrok (Yalu) River has been delayed following a last-minute plea by..
North Korean authorities have not issued an official
notification to diplomatic staff in China about the defection of Thae
Yong Ho, a prominent diplomat and minister who..
Beset by malnutrition and impoverishment, a growing number of North Korean soldiers are resorting to violence and other criminal acts against civilians to obtain money and ot..
On the heels of a fleeting reopening, China has suspended road traffic and customs operations on the Sino-North Korean Friendship Bridge until critical risks are mitigated..
A needlepoint work entitled, "Paektu Mountain Milyong Home," the place where North Korean propaganda claims Kim Jong Il was born, is selling for a steep discount in..
The World Table Tennis Championships were held in Chiba, Japan in 1991. At the event, North Korea's Ri Bun Hui (left) played on a unified team with South Korea's Hyun..
North Koreans across the country celebrated the Korean Peninsula’s liberation from Japan’s colonial rule, observed by both Koreas on August 15, by spending time with their f..
Thousands of tons of iron ore exports from the North are pouring into China daily, despite UN Security Council sanctions issued in April that ban states from procuring min..